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Table B.1.b.-1 Number and percentage distribution of public elementary and secondary students, by race/ethnicity and school urban-centric 12-category locale : Fall 2013
School urban-centric
12-category locale
Total1 White Hispanic Black Asian Pacific
Islander
American
Indian/Alaska
Native
Two or
more races
  Enrollment
Total 49,700,391 17,479,669 10,701,867 6,712,723 2,244,574 140,975 255,398 1,198,974
City 15,114,922 4,527,499 5,305,056 3,615,068 1,015,350 58,778 109,831 483,340
Large 8,025,951 1,659,568 3,326,561 2,125,247 609,410 30,826 58,661 215,678
Midsize 3,393,500 1,122,020 1,094,981 833,215 183,464 13,818 20,065 125,937
Small 3,695,471 1,745,911 883,514 656,606 222,476 14,134 31,105 141,725
Suburban 19,773,710 10,187,181 4,902,880 2,699,895 1,185,234 74,107 91,282 633,131
Large 16,969,046 8,428,291 4,341,229 2,431,032 1,099,759 63,744 72,283 532,708
Midsize 1,821,016 1,119,014 369,912 187,035 54,184 8,501 12,251 70,119
Small 983,648 639,876 191,739 81,828 31,291 1,862 6,748 30,304
Town 5,680,267 3,679,384 1,043,352 574,829 73,932 24,429 124,378 159,963
Fringe 1,434,737 985,154 262,390 100,501 21,227 6,329 17,457 41,679
Distant 2,505,088 1,643,936 426,714 291,842 26,253 3,156 41,872 71,315
Remote 1,740,442 1,050,294 354,248 182,486 26,452 14,944 65,049 46,969
Rural 9,131,492 6,608,149 1,112,389 853,693 126,789 17,922 191,214 221,336
Fringe 5,215,475 3,538,725 793,192 566,122 108,238 12,124 55,827 141,247
Distant 2,886,853 2,311,934 223,550 216,449 13,622 2,720 58,766 59,812
Remote 1,029,164 757,490 95,647 71,122 4,929 3,078 76,621 20,277
  Percentage distribution
Total 100.0 50.3 24.9 15.6 4.8 0.4 1.0 3.0
City 100.0 30.0 35.1 23.9 6.7 0.4 0.7 3.2
Large 100.0 20.7 41.4 26.5 7.6 0.4 0.7 2.7
Midsize 100.0 33.1 32.3 24.6 5.4 0.4 0.6 3.7
Small 100.0 47.2 23.9 17.8 6.0 0.4 0.8 3.8
Suburban 100.0 51.5 24.8 13.7 6.0 0.4 0.5 3.2
Large 100.0 49.7 25.6 14.3 6.5 0.4 0.4 3.1
Midsize 100.0 61.4 20.3 10.3 3.0 0.5 0.7 3.9
Small 100.0 65.1 19.5 8.3 3.2 0.2 0.7 3.1
Town 100.0 64.8 18.4 10.1 1.3 0.4 2.2 2.8
Fringe 100.0 68.7 18.3 7.0 1.5 0.4 1.2 2.9
Distant 100.0 65.6 17.0 11.6 1.0 0.1 1.7 2.8
Remote 100.0 60.3 20.4 10.5 1.5 0.9 3.7 2.7
Rural 100.0 72.4 12.2 9.3 1.4 0.2 2.1 2.4
Fringe 100.0 67.9 15.2 10.9 2.1 0.2 1.1 2.7
Distant 100.0 80.1 7.7 7.5 0.5 0.1 2.0 2.1
Remote 100.0 73.6 9.3 6.9 0.5 0.3 7.4 2.0
1 Total excludes 9,586 students with missing race/ethnicity information.
NOTE: Race categories exclude persons of Hispanic ethnicity. For more information on race categories, see http://nces.ed.gov/programs/digest/d13/app_b.asp. For more details on urban-centric locale categories, see http://nces.ed.gov/surveys/ruraled/definitions.asp.
SOURCE: U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics, Common Core of Data (CCD), "Public Elementary/Secondary School Universe Survey," 2013–14 (version 1a).